LAFAYETTE, LA — Hype around all of Acadiana is the official announcement that the University of Lafayette has made it to the New Orleans Bowl for the second year in a row.
The ticket office was lined up with UL fans today trying to purchase tickets to ensure their seat at the New Orleans Bowl this year. The UL Ticket Manager, Matthew Casbon, explains the excitement of UL's fans.
"There is a lot of excitement, a lot of buzz around the area and people are getting their orders in very quickly. We're using the phones, people can also download the order forms off of the internet RaginCajuns.com and e-mail those bowl order forms MCasbon@Cajundome.com, and obviously we have a nice walk-up this morning as well," he said.
The game will be Saturday, Dec. 22. There will be an early kick-off at 11:00 a.m.